Sean talks with Thomas Schultz, who found thousands of paintings in a garage when he was looking at houses on Long Island. The owners told him to throw it away but he kept it and it is now worth $30 million.
"A Movie Script Ending" by O.S.T./ Death Cab For Cutie; and "Section 8 City" by Andrew Bird
Don McLean, Bob Dylan and Ani DiFranco speak from a coffee house in Saratoga Springs, NY.
One night in Plano, Texas, bowler Bill Fong was close to hitting three perfect games in a row.
We hear traditional oud playing and singing from Saadoun Al-Bayati.
Martin Espada reads his poem.
Poet Martin Espada reads his poem “Trouble Ball” about going to a baseball game with his father.
French composer Stephane Wrembel on his hero, Django Reinhardt.
Ron Carter, a jazz double bass player, has been recorded on more than 2,000 albums.
Robert Battle wore leg braces as a child, and now is director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. He calls his work a way to "testify."
We listen in to the poetic quoting that Carol Muske-Dukes was taught by her mother.
Zofia Abramowicz, a Polish Catholic, was taken to Auschwitz during World War II, wrote poetry and buried it in the camp. Sean Cole talks to the keeper of these poems, Cherie Braun.
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